By Gary Singh
By Gary Singh
By Tracey Savell Reavis
In The lifestyles and profession of David Beckham: soccer Legend, Cultural Icon, Tracey Savell Reavis promises an updated and fresh examine one in every of soccer’s most-recognized athletes. Drawing on large examine and in-depth interviews, Reavis brings an out of doors viewpoint to Beckham’s existence for you to display his profound impression at the game within the usa and around the globe. From his start in Leytonstone, London and his celebrated taking part in occupation to his function in bringing the 2012 Olympic video games to London and his retirement from football in 2013, Reavis examines the affects that formed Beckham into the legend he's today.
Featuring photos and unique interviews, this ebook illuminates Beckham’s prestige as a football superstar, husband, father, model icon, and cultural phenomenon. the 1st biography considering his retirement, The lifestyles and occupation of David Beckham will not just entice football fanatics, but additionally to somebody who desires to comprehend extra approximately this foreign icon.
three hundred listes de simulations, de blessures stupides, de célébrations de yet ridicules, de trash speaking, de sauvetages sur los angeles ligne, de larmes de joie, de pleurs de détresse, de Judas, de mecs bien, de beaux salauds, de sosies, de calvities, de feintes inutiles, de perdants magnifi ques, de bains de sang, de varieties surcotés, de come-back ratés, d'embrassades poilues, de gestes incroyables, de prises de tête, d'amateurs de pizza, de futurs Maradona, three hundred listes de soccer overall et de contre-culture.
By Thomas Kistner
By Ronnie Esplin,Graham Walker
By James Montague
While nearly cloaked in secrecy, the billionaire proprietor has to elevate his head above the bunker by way of soccer possession – a unprecedented Achilles heel that permits entry to worlds ordinarily off limits reporters and outsiders. within the Billionaires membership James Montague delves deeper than a person ever dared, to inform this tale for the 1st time. He criss-crosses the area – from Dhaka to Doha, from China to Crewe, from St Louis to London, from Bangkok to Belgium – to profile this new elite, their community of cash and their effect that defies geographic boundaries.
The Billionaires Club is an element background of membership possession, half in-depth research into the money and impact that connects the super-rich around the world, and half shuttle e-book as he follows the ever-shifting path worldwide in an try to display the genuine strength at the back of modern day football.
At its center The Billionaires Club is a soccer publication, approximately a few of the largest golf equipment on the earth. however it is additionally approximately whatever higher: the realm round us, the worldwide economic climate, the place the realm is headed and the way soccer has develop into a vital cog during this machine.
By Dennis J. Seese
The Rebirth football in the United States: The unusual Days of the United football Association tells the tale of this mostly forgotten bankruptcy within the sport’s historical past. america and NPSL have been ragged, misshapen items of a puzzle that refused to slot jointly, leagues competing without delay for enthusiasts and profit. whereas the united states was once a league sanctioned by way of FIFA yet absent from the nation’s airwaves, the NPSL used to be thought of an “outlaw” league via FIFA however it held an specific tv agreement with CBS. this may were unusual adequate, however the united states league imported complete groups from nice Britain, Italy, and South the United States, together with Stoke urban, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Cagliari Calcio, and Bangu. This publication recounts football riots in Yankee Stadium, groups with twin identities, international Cup winners at the pitch, and a forged of characters that includes the likes of Phil Woosnam, Lamar Hunt, Derek Dougan, and Gordon Banks.
Drawing on meticulous study and interviews, this ebook finds the little-known tale that opened up at the box, within the boardroom, and around the nation in this unmarried unusual season football. that includes a magnificent workforce of world football legends, this ebook supplies a desirable piece of football heritage for the growing to be legions of yank football supporters, in addition to for football fanatics round the world.
By Scott Murray
In The Title Scott Murray supplies a full of life, cherry-picked background of the country's soccer narrative during the prism of the outdated First department. wealthy with humour but underpinned with stable examine, this can be a excellent ramble throughout English football's various terrain.
With as a lot approximately Preston, Burnley, Wolves, Portsmouth and West Brom because the likes of Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United, we study the fewer recognized tales the game has to inform, akin to the plight of Glossop – the smallest membership to ever play top-flight soccer. each interval is roofed from the early managerial genius of Tom Watson, the bowler-hatted Victorian Mourinho, to Kenny Dalglish and Alex Ferguson, through Herbert Chapman, Matt Busby, invoice Shankly and Brian Clough.
All offered in Murray's ordinary sardonic kind, The identify is a hugely proficient, clean and affectionate one-stop advisor to the historical past of the English online game, and a pride for any soccer fan.
By Ron Ferguson,Craig Brown,Alex Ferguson,Jim Leishman,Kathy Galloway